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Man gets 55 years for shooting at Gregg County gas station

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Published: Oct. 20, 2021 at 2:12 PM CDT
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LONGVIEW, Texas (KLTV) - An Easton man has been found guilty and sentenced to 55 years in prison in connection to a shooting which occurred at a gas station in Gregg County.

A jury took 40 minutes to find Hubert Kindle, 36, of Easton guilty of the charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon.

The jury unanimously decided on a sentence of 55 years for the aggravated assault charge and 20 years for the unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon charge. The sentence will run concurrently.

The defense said they would like to appeal the sentence.

The shooting took place at about 5:45 p.m. on Nov. 10, 2019 at the Barracuda’s Gas and Grill located in the 13000 block of Highway 149. One person was injured and taken to the hospital in the incident.

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